General Entry from All Countries/Regions
For travellers arriving from all countries/regions, the following traveller types and Safe Travel Lanes are applicable for general entry into Singapore.
1 Long Term Visit Pass holders should apply for entry either as a dependent of a Work Pass Holder under the Work Pass Holder General Lane, Parent/Guardian of a Student's Pass Holder under the Student's Pass Holder Lane, or for entry under the Singapore Citizen/Permanent Resident Familial Ties Lane.
Additional Safe Travel Lanes for Short Term Visits to Singapore
Singapore has arranged additional Safe Travel Lanes with the following countries/regions to facilitate shorter term entry into Singapore.
2Applies only to travellers from Chongqing, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shanghai, Tianjin and Zhejiang
Death and Critical Illness Emergency Visit (Short Term)
Foreign travellers from all countries/regions may appeal to visit a family member in Singapore for emergency reasons such as death or critical illness. Only a maximum of two visitors per case is allowed.
In such a case, please write in via our enquiry form here under the category “Appeal for entry into Singapore under Compassionate Reasons” and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Please write in with relevant supporting documents such as:
- Death certificate or any other documents as proof of death of the immediate family member (for death cases) or Doctor’s letter to support critically ill cases (for critically ill cases);
- Official documents to prove familial connection;
- Passport biodata page of all travellers;
- Any other supporting documents.
Approved travellers will be required to abide by the stipulated health measures for entry including Stay Home Notice and COVID-19 tests. Our officers will facilitate arrangements for the travellers to make short and safe visits to the medical facility and/or funeral, subject to the prevailing health policies governing such visits.
Air and Sea Crew Arrival
For air crew
Please refer to the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore website for the latest circulars and directives relating to border and health control measures applicable to air operators, airport operators and other airport services and facilities’ providers at the Changi Airport and Seletar Airport.
For sea crew & pleasure craft owners
Please click here for application of the following:-
- Arrival or departure immigration clearance of vessel
- Crew sign-on or sign-off
- Transfer of crew from one vessel to another
- Extension of stay of crew
Please visit the Maritime and Port of Authority of Singapore website for information on the application of crew changes under various circumstances, as well as the MPA’s latest circulars and notices here.
All Other Travellers
For all other travellers not covered by the arrangements above, entry is not allowed except in exceptional and urgent circumstances. If you have further enquiries on entering Singapore, please contact us.